Should operators cater to customer preferences with SIM only plans?
The operator's GOMO Mobile plan offers functionality including instant digital sign ups
Mobile roaming operator billed revenues to stay flat at $51 billion, says Juniper Research
Operators must focus on innovation as the mechanism for driving new revenue-generating usage
And launches new roaming plans in anticipation of greatly increased traffic between the markets
But LTE still only accounts for 43% of roaming traffic exported from the region: Syniverse
But legacy technologies are still responsible for more than 70% of outbound roaming traffic, says Syniverse
In partnership with Television Broadcasts Limited
The Japanese mobile operator also inks patent licensing deal with Samsung
The big three operators are also scrapping national long distance call charges
Four packages covering 21 countries in Europe, APAC and North America
And agrees to provide the network in China and HK for UROS Uni-fi Roaming Solutions
The GSMA chairman urges industry to scrap international roaming charges, call for greater consolidation
Offering free 90-minutes daily WiFi services to all mobile users in HK as number of hotspots exceeds 20,000
Can cellcos tap into a sizeable new market, or is the distrust over roaming too great?